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Fluorapatite from
Franklin Iron Company Quarry (Pistol Range Quarry; Rifle Range Quarry), Franklin Marble, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Fluorapatite
Formula:Ca5(PO4)3F
Comments:Occurs in Precambrian Franklin marble.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Palache(1935):121; Rocks & Min.: 21:760-761.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorapatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Franklin Iron Company Quarry (Pistol Range Quarry; Rifle Range Quarry), Franklin Marble, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorapatite
0.2km (0.2 miles) Taylor Road dumps, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.3km (0.2 miles) Buckwheat pit (Southwest opening; Buckwheat Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.4km (0.2 miles) Buckwheat dump mineral collecting site, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.8km (0.5 miles) Fowler Quarry (Nichol Quarry; B. Nicoll Quarry; Nicoll Quarry; Nicol Quarry; Cellate Quarry), Franklin Marble, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.8km (0.5 miles) Canfield Mica locality, Franklin Marble, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.9km (0.6 miles) Hamburg Mine (Hamburg Road Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
2.4km (1.5 miles) Franklin Quarry (Braens Quarry; Moses Bigelow Quarry; Farber Quarry), Franklin Marble, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) Passaic pit (Marshall Mine; Passaic Mine), Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
3.8km (2.3 miles) Noble pit (Lot #10 - Ogden Divisions; Noble Mine), Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
 
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